Melissa Gacek

team nuun athlete

sport: Running

I’ve run competitively since high school, racing and winning races from the mile to the marathon, qualified for USA Olympic Marathon Trials ’04 and ‘08, PB 2:44:10. Club affiliation: Twin Cities Track Club. Sponsored by: Discover Strength, Nuun Hydration, Feetures! Running and Oiselle. Coached by: Stephanie Bruce. Mom of 2 girls ages 5 and 11. CEO of Creative Adrenaline St. Paul.


2 Time Olympic Trials Marathon Qualifier 

Winner Milwaukee Lakefront, Tampa Bay and Wisconsin Marathons 

USATF 25K Master Champion, 10th Overall 2016 

USATFMN 1 Mile Champ 2016 

USATF Outdoor Silver Medal, Masters 1500 2016 

USATFMN 15K Masters Champ 2016

Melissa's Favorite flavor is
Nuun Electrolytes : Cherry Limeade

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